Robert Lee Stuart1

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     Robert Lee Stuart is the son of Boyd Thomas Stuart and Betty Louise Nuckles.2 He married Lou Ellen Walters on 5 February 1971 at Polk County, Texas.1,3

Child of Robert Lee Stuart and Lou Ellen Walters

Citations

  1. [S92] Mary Ellen Dorsey, "Tandy's descendants", Pg. 4.
  2. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, Wichita County, TX - Births 1943; http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/wichita/vitals/births/1943/…
  3. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, Polk County, TX - Marriages 1971; http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/polk/vitals/marriages/1971/…

Mabel Marie Stum1

F, b. 3 April 1904, d. 27 October 1980
     Mabel Marie Stum was born on 3 April 1904 at Indiana.1 She married Floyd Vernon, son of Charles Vernon and Florence E. Boles, on 24 June 1923 at Indiana.1 She died on 27 October 1980 at Shelbyville, Shelby County, Indiana, at age 76.1

Citations

  1. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Mabel Marie Stum Boles, Burial: Asbury Cemetery, Morristown, Shelby County, Indiana, USA, Created by: Diane Wintersl, Added: 21 Jul 2013, Memorial: 114161795, Accessed: 1 Jan 2018 (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/114161795/…).

Alice K. Sturges1

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     Alice K. Sturges is the daughter of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.1

Citations

  1. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJKQ-YCY : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges, Providence Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing ED 162, sheet 8A, line 17, family , NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1676; FHL microfilm 1,821,676.

Benjamin Rush Sturges1

M, b. 4 December 1908, d. 6 December 1997
     Benjamin Rush Sturges was born on 4 December 1908 at Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.2,3,4 He was the son of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.3 He married Sandol Stoddard, daughter of Carlos French Stoddard and Sandol Humphreys Milliken, on 2 September 1933 at USA.1,2 He began military service in 1941 at USA United States Naval Reserve.2 He ended military service in 1945 at USA; as a Commander in the United States Naval Reserve.2 He died on 6 December 1997 at Rhode Island at age 89.5

Paid Notice: Deaths STURGES, BENJAMIN R.

STURGES-Benjamin R. Dec. 6, 1997. Husband of Barbara L. Tate and the late Sandol Stoddard Sturges, and father of Rush Sturges, Dorothy Sturges and Sandol Harsch. Residence Saunderstown, R.I. Memorial service Wednesday 2 P.M. in Saint Peter's By The Sea Church, Narraganset, R.I. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Endowment Fund of South County Hospital Foundation, Kenyon Avenue, Wakefield, R.I., would be appreciated.

STURGES-Benjamin. The Volunteers and Staff of Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) deeply mourn the death of our friend and colleague, Benjamin Sturges. From 1975-1980 he was a highly valued member of the PPFA Board which richly benefited from his fund raising acumen, sound business judgement, and passionately articulate leadership. A long-time advocate for the health and rights of women, he founded the PPFA Alumni Association in 1982 and was honorary board member of Planned Parenthood of Rhode Island, where he had been active since 1965. We send our sincere condolences to his family. Sharon Allison, Chairperson Gloria Feldt, Pres. Planned Parenthood Federation of America.6

Citations

  1. [S101] Sandol Stoddard, "Email from Sandol Stoddard," to Keith Hunter, dated 20 Aug 2010.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Sturges, Benjamin R., US School Yearbooks, Yale Law School Alumni Directory, 1949, Pg. 472, accessed 13 Nov 2011.
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Births, 1636-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.
  4. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8SQ-F3T : 6 December 2014), Benjamin Rush Sturges, 04 Dec 1908; citing Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, reference p 295; FHL microfilm 2,208,955.
  5. [S50] Social Security Death Index, Individual Search, Issue State: Rhode Island; Issue Date: Before 1951, Ancestry.com, accessed 30 May 2013.
  6. [S96] NY Times, Classified, "Paid Notice: Deaths STURGES, BENJAMIN R.", Published: 9 Dec 1997, Accessed:10 Jan 1018 (http://www.nytimes.com/1997/12/09/classified/…).

Benjamin Rush Sturges II1

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     Benjamin Rush Sturges II is the son of Benjamin Rush Sturges and Mary DeForest Stoddard.1

Citations

  1. [S101] Sandol Stoddard, "Email from Sandol Stoddard," to Keith Hunter, dated 20 Aug 2010.

Dorothy Sturges1

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     Dorothy Sturges is the daughter of Benjamin Rush Sturges and Mary DeForest Stoddard.1

Citations

  1. [S101] Sandol Stoddard, "Email from Sandol Stoddard," to Keith Hunter, dated 20 Aug 2010.

Dorothy Sturges1

F, b. March 1888
     Dorothy Sturges was born in March 1888 at Rhode Island.1 She was the daughter of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight.1

Citations

  1. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.

Elizabeth P. Sturges1

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     Elizabeth P. Sturges is the daughter of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Births, 1636-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.

Howard Sturges1

M, b. December 1884
     Howard Sturges was born in December 1884 at Rhode Island.1 He was the son of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight.1

Citations

  1. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.

Howard Okie Sturges1,2,3

M, b. 24 February 1845, d. 5 July 1920
     Howard Okie Sturges was born on 24 February 1845 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1,4 He was the son of Thomas Sturges and Mary Rush.3 He married Alice Spring Knight, daughter of Benjamin Brayton Knight and Phebe Ann Slocum, on 23 November 1875 at Providence County, Rhode Island.1,3 He died on 5 July 1920 at Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine, at age 75.4
Howard Okie Sturges

Howard Okie Sturges, one of the best knownbusiness men of this city, died in his summer home, Bar Harbor, Me., in his 76th year after an illnesswhich lasted about two weeks.
Mr. Sturges, of the firm Sturges & Gammell, agents of the Berkeley Company, owners of a large cotton mill in the town of the same name in the Blackstone Valley, was connected with many enterprises in Rhode Island, among them being the following:
Treasurer of the Berkeley Company; President of the Allen & Reed Company; Vice President, trustee and member of the board of the Providence Institution for Savings; Vice President and director of the Providence Building Company; director of the American Mutual Fire Insurance Company; director in the Albany & Susquehanna Railroad Company; director in the Enterprise Mutual Fire Insurance Company; and a director in the Grosvernor-Dale Company, Manufacturers Mutual Fire Insurance Company, Mechanica Mutual Fire Insurance Company, Narragansett Electric Lighting Company, Providence Telephone Company, Rhode Island Hospital Trust Company, Rhode Island Mutual Fire Insurance Company and the State Mutual Fire Insurance Company.
He was a member of the Hope, Providence Art, Rhode Island country, Agawam Hunt and Turks Head Clubs, the Squantum Association and the Providence Athenaeum and a director of the Rhode Island School of Design.
Mr. Sturges, who was born in Philadelphia in 1845, served in the Civil War and was a member of Rodman Post, G. A. R. He married Miss Alice S. Knight, daughter if Benjamin Brayton Knight. Rush, Howard and Miss Dorothy Sturges, children, survive him.4

Children of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight

Citations

  1. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZBB-GHD : 6 December 2014), Rush Sturges, 19 Aug 1879; citing Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, reference 213; FHL microfilm 1,845,634.
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8KH-9K5 : accessed 14 January 2018), Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight, 23 Nov 1875; citing , Providence, Rhode Island, United States, town halls, Rhode Island, and Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence; FHL microfilm 448.
  4. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Howard Okie Sturges, Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA, Created by: Debi C, Memorial 49391233, Accessed: 14 Jan 2018 (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/49391233).